Rachel Norton, Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Health & Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Rachel Norton has extensive experience working within the fields of sustainability, disaster risk reduction, leadership development and resilience. She has worked internationally and domestically to build organizational community capacity and resilience and has conducted research on food, energy and water security; flooding; resilience; and wildfire mitigation. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Geography/Spanish from Middlebury College, a Master of Science in Environmental Studies from the University of Colorado - Boulder, and a Ph.D. in Health & Behavioral Sciences from the University of Colorado - Denver. Her graduate research focused on resilience and capacity building amongst vulnerable populations in the Rocky Mountain West.
Disaster Risk Reduction